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Catalog Number 10645-4450
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; Oregon Trail
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite on brown paper. Drawing of a wagon train moving into the distance over rolling grassland. Overhead view of the wagon train from the back. In the foreground is a man riding a horse turning in the saddle, a wagon with the side covering rolled up and tied. Along the outside of the trail are figures on horseback bordering the wagons traveling up the middle of the drawing. The sky above is painted white, and drawing is shaded with white paint. The edges have masking tape applied. On the top right and lower left are graphite notes. Written on the drawing are a few graphite notes.
Year Range from 1970
Year Range to 1982
Material Brown Paper, Graphite, Tape, Watercolor Paint
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text Top: "No Dust In Damp Morning Air"
Bottom: "20 Mi. wind from the left"
Height (in) 36.125
Width (in) 48
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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